Mayor Barrett Declares Saturday “Bob Uecker Day” in Milwaukee
Sepetember 24, 2021
MILWAUKEE—Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is joining friends and fans of Bob Uecker in a celebration of his more than a half a century of work with the Milwaukee Brewers.
“Bob is a wonderful part of this city. For decades, his voice has been the sound of the baseball season here—a familiar, passionate, and humorous accompaniment to the game on the field,” Mayor Barrett said. “Bob brings a genuine delight in sharing America’s pastime with the world.”
By Mayoral proclamation, Saturday, September 25, 2021 will be “Bob Uecker Day” throughout Milwaukee. The official declaration cites Uecker’s baseball playing career, his work in the entertainment industry, his recognitions and honors as a broadcaster, and his charitable work.